28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts Wrong

It's a tried and true Hollywood formula: Take a true story, add some big-name actors and a heart-pounding score, and you've got box office gold. The thing is, real life sometimes isn't as dramatic as filmmakers want it to be, so they fudge the facts around. And sometimes they fudge them so hard, they're wildly inaccurate.

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Inquisitr

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: People

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Slate

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: The New York Times

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: NY Daily News

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Politics

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Salon

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: CNN

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: The Guardian

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: The New York Times

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Wikipedia

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Antonio Salieri

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Wikipedia

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: The New York Times

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: USA Today

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: ABC News

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: TheWorld

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: History In The Making

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: The Guardian

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: The Independent

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Ancient History Encyclopedia

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28 Fact-Based Movies That Got Their Facts WrongSource: Vanity Fair

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